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Migrants Won't See Armed U.S. Soldiers on Border

Migrants Won't See Armed U.S. Soldiers on Border

NEWS | By Julie Watson | Nov 17
As thousands of migrants in a caravan of Central American asylum-seekers converge on the doorstep of the United States, what they won't find are armed American soldiers standing guard.

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

As part of a continuing effort to assist people living with HIV who are affected by social determinants of health, Illinois HIV Care Connect today introduced "Good Health Is More Than Health Care" web content.

Dem Struggle over Pelosi Bid, with No End Game in Sight

Dem Struggle over Pelosi Bid, with No End Game in Sight

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro and Kevin Freking | Nov 17
The standoff over Nancy Pelosi's bid to regain the gavel intensified Friday as Democrats left Washington for the Thanksgiving holiday, an unsettling finish to an otherwise triumphant week.

Pop Culturing: HBO's Adaptation of 'My Brilliant Friend' is Intense, Rich & Painful

Pop Culturing: HBO's Adaptation of 'My Brilliant Friend' is Intense, Rich & Painful

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 17
HBO may have another hit on its hands thanks to its adaptation of the incredibly popular Neapolitan book series by Elena Ferrante, "My Brilliant Friend," debuting Sunday.

Watch: Man Says Fla. Lyft Driver Pulled Gun On Him, Used Gay Slur

Watch: Man Says Fla. Lyft Driver Pulled Gun On Him, Used Gay Slur

NEWS | Nov 16
A man is claiming a Lyft driver in Miami, Fla. pulled a gun on him, called him a gay slur and said he wants to kill gay people.

Eagle Scout Commands Social Media with Drag Name, Stiletto Heel Hikes

Eagle Scout Commands Social Media with Drag Name, Stiletto Heel Hikes

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 16
Drag queens, of course, drive fashion to new nights, promote literacy, and stand up to bullies in the most fabulous way imaginable. Now there's one reminding us why we love the great outdoors.

Pop Culturing: In the Comedy 'The Bisexual,' on Hulu, LGBTQ Representation Expands

Pop Culturing: In the Comedy 'The Bisexual,' on Hulu, LGBTQ Representation Expands

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jason St. Amand | Nov 16
LGBTQ representation gets a boost with the delightful new comedy series "The Bisexual," debuting Friday on Hulu.

Watch: Former NFL Star Jeff Rohrer Talks with CNN After Coming Out as Gay

Watch: Former NFL Star Jeff Rohrer Talks with CNN After Coming Out as Gay

NEWS | Nov 16
After coming out as gay in The New York Times, former Dallas Cowboys linebacker Jeff Rohrer and his fiancé Joshua Ross spoke with CNN about his journey and the Sunday wedding ceremony.

DeVos Proposes Overhaul to Campus Sexual Misconduct Rules

DeVos Proposes Overhaul to Campus Sexual Misconduct Rules

NEWS | By Collin Binkley | Nov 16
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos proposed a major overhaul to the way colleges handle sexual misconduct complaints, adding protections for students accused of assault and harassment and narrowing which cases schools would be required to investigate.

Franklin's 'Amazing Grace' Film Finally Get in Theaters

Franklin's 'Amazing Grace' Film Finally Get in Theaters

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 16
There are parts of "Amazing Grace" that are rough, from a few off-kilter camera angles to choppy editing, it's a profound, brilliant display of one of the world's greatest singers performing in her element — the church.


Entertainment

 Review :: The Original Christmas Specials Collection

Review :: The Original Christmas Specials Collection

MOVIES | By Kevin Taft | Nov 16
It's a Holly Jolly Christmas indeed when the best Christmas Specials of all time come back in pristine hi-def quality and 5.1 surround sound.


Business

Regulators Close Maine's Shrimp Fishery for Next 3 Years

Regulators Close Maine's Shrimp Fishery for Next 3 Years

LEGAL | By David Sharp | Nov 17
Regulators voted Friday to close the Gulf of Maine winter shrimp season for another three years, raising fears that the fishery decimated by rising water temperatures may never bounce back.


Technology

Social Media Eases Worries for Migrants, Families Back Home

Social Media Eases Worries for Migrants, Families Back Home

PERSONAL TECH | By Maria Verza | Nov 17
Years ago the migration trail north could be something of a black box. People might set out and not be heard from again until months later. Technology has changed that.


Cars

Electronic Driving Systems Don't Always Work, Tests Show

Electronic Driving Systems Don't Always Work, Tests Show

AUTO NEWS | By Tom Krisher | Nov 16
Testing by AAA shows that electronic driver assist systems on the road today may not keep vehicles in their lanes or spot stationary objects in time to avoid a crash.


Style

Macy's Charges Into Holiday Shopping Season

Macy's Charges Into Holiday Shopping Season

HOME | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Nov 16
Macy's is heading into the crucial holiday season firing on all cylinders, logging its fourth consecutive quarter of sales growth at existing locations and getting strong reactions from customers both online and in its stores.


Health/Fitness

STD Strategy: Treat Patients' Partners Without A Doctor Visit

STD Strategy: Treat Patients' Partners Without A Doctor Visit

HEALTH | By Anna Gorman | Nov 16
Federal health officials have recommended this practice, known as expedited partner therapy, for chlamydia and gonorrhea since 2006.


Nightlife

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball  And Island House Pool Party

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball And Island House Pool Party

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 8
Check out these photos from the 35th Annual Headdress Ball which is the annual fundraising event for the Key West Business Guild, and some pool fun from Island House.